Reducing Power of Language

"To make biological survival possible, Mind at Large has to be funneled through the reducing valve of the brain and nervous system. What comes out at the other end is a measly trickle of the kind of consciousness which will help us to stay alive on the surface of this particular planet. To formulate and … Continue reading Reducing Power of Language

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The Hollow Men V5

[...] Between the idea; And the reality Between the motion; And the act Falls the Shadow (for Thine is the Kingdom) Between the conception; And the creation Between the emotion; And the response Falls the Shadow (Life is very long) Between the desire; And the spasm Between the potency; And the existence Between the essence; … Continue reading The Hollow Men V5

Ministry of Love on Consciousness

[Winston] "'I think I exist," he said wearily. "I am consciousness of my own identity. I was born and I shall die. I have arms and legs. I occupy a particular point in space. No other solid object can occupy the same point simultaneously. In that sense, does Big Brother exist?'" {...} "O'Brian silenced him … Continue reading Ministry of Love on Consciousness

The Book of the Way and of How it Manifests Itself in the World

The Tao that can be told is not the eternal Tao. The name that can be named is not the eternal name. The unnamable is the eternally real. Naming is the origin of all particular things. Free from desire, you realize the mystery. Caught in desire, you see only the manifestations. Yet mystery and manifestations … Continue reading The Book of the Way and of How it Manifests Itself in the World